Sep 22nd, 2011
Actions Push UC to Honor Contracts & More
After nearly a year of actions on campuses across the state, pushing the UC Regents and exercising our political power in Sacramento, AFSCME 3299 members forced UC not only to...Read More
May 12th, 2011
Thousands of AFSCME 3299 Members Fight Back Against UC’s Cuts!
From UC Davis to UC San Diego, 3299 members took to the street to tell UC no cuts to our families, our students or our...Read More
May 2nd, 2011
SURVEY RESULTS: MEMBERS READY TO FIGHT TO PROTECT BENEFITS!
Thousands of AFSCME members have said they will fight to stop UC’s planned pension benefit cuts, especially lower benefits for new workers (two-tier) and cuts to our retiree...Read More
Apr 25th, 2011
Take Two Actions To Fight For A Secure Retirement
On April 26 show that you support secure, affordable retirement for all workers! April 26 is the first day of bargaining on pension contributions. We pay 2% now and UC wants 1.5%...Read More
Mar 21st, 2011
Picket Draws over 1,500 throughout UC system!
Over 1,500 workers and supporters rallied throughout the state on March 16 to demand that UC executives stop trying to balance the budget on the backs of students, patients, and...Read More
Mar 16th, 2011
Don’t Let UC become the next Wisconsin!
The Wisconsin governor Scott Walker proposed legislation that would take away workers’ right to collective bargaining and slash worker pay and benefits. At the same time, Walker...Read More
Dec 16th, 2010
UC proposes pay cuts for pension
UC has officially proposed a 3% pay cut for 2011 and 2012. This is part of a larger plan to cut back benefits that the UC Regents have approved for non-union workers in their...Read More
Sep 11th, 2010
UC Targets Pension Benefits
Confronting a $24 billion unfunded liability in its retirement plan, leaders of the University of California are poised to make significant changes to pension and health care...Read More